This film is designed to show children the place and role of habits in human living. It explains the simple principles of habit formation, and shows how habits can be re-assessed and revised and how good new habits can be developed. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topic: sociology
Film exploration of seven unusual works designed by SITE, a New York architectural firm. Interviews with the public indicate their reaction to the buildings, which are fascinating to see, but which have also caused some confusion Topics: Architecture., City planning., Sociology, Urban.
Dramatizes a story about a little boy who would rarely smile and was always grouchy because he felt he was not liked. Tells how his classmates discovered he was a fine musician and helped him to realize that others did care for him after all. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Sociology, Rural.
The Long Search: Protestant Spirit U.S.A., Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Visits various Protestant churches in Indianapolis and observes how services are conducted. Examines the reasons for the vigor of religious expression among both Black and white American Protestants. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Visits various Protestant churches in Indianapolis and observes how services are conducted. Examines the reasons for the vigor of... Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Long Search (1977), Protestantism, Sociology of religion, Christianity
Another clip from the 1996 video interview with Mattachine Society founder Harry Hay in which he describes the absence of language to describes gays in the 1930s. The word "homosexual" wasn't even in the dictionary until about 1939, so he recounts how men in the community back then would refer to each other as "that way" or on a good day as "temperamental." Topics: gay, gay identity, homosexual, 1930s, sociology, language, self-reference
Life in the 30's Summary Covers the Depression, FDR, Dust Bowl, 1936 election, 'RENDEZVOUS WITH DESTINY,' and the rise of Hitler, Mussolini and Hirohito. Alexander Scourby narrates. Topics: U.S. History: 1898-1945., Unemployed., Historical sociology.